Dissertation Boot Camp

Dissertation Boot Camp

Thursday, January 17 and Friday, January 18, 2019

9 AM – 5 PM

The Learning Commons

Co-sponsors: The Learning Commons and the Graduate College

The Boot Camp’s aim is to provide you with a quiet space to focus your writing as well as the opportunity to network with peers in similar phases of writing.  Also, you will have access to writing experts to assist you in crafting your work, resources to assist with your technical questions regarding your research as well as goal setting support.  Moreover, we’ll feed you and keep you caffeinated throughout the Boot Camp!

Here is a sample schedule of what to expect:

Thursday, January 17, 2019

9 AM                    Welcome & Breakfast

9:30 AM               Goal Setting

10 AM                   Writing Time: Writing Tutors Available

12 PM                   Lunch

1 PM                     Writing Time: Writing Tutors Available; Quantitate Expert Available

4:30 PM               Wrap Up, Goal Check-in

Friday, January 18, 2019

9 AM                     Breakfast & ETD Overview

10 AM                   Writing Time: Writing Tutors Available

12 PM                   Lunch

1 PM                     Writing Time: Writing Tutors Available; Qualitative Expert Available

4:30 PM               Wrap Up, Goal Check-in

Note:  Students in the dissertation phase of their program will be given registration preference.  If space is available, students working on their master’s thesis may be able to participate. Registration costs $15.